Institutional Investors Are Betting On Westwood Holdings Group Inc (NYSE:WHG)

June 15, 2018 - By Marry Poplack

Sentiment for Westwood Holdings Group Inc (NYSE:WHG)

Westwood Holdings Group Inc (NYSE:WHG) institutional sentiment increased to 1.72 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.15, from 1.57 in 2017Q4. The ratio is better, as 50 investment managers opened new and increased holdings, while 29 sold and trimmed stakes in Westwood Holdings Group Inc. The investment managers in our partner’s database reported: 5.99 million shares, up from 5.97 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of investment managers holding Westwood Holdings Group Inc in their top 10 holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 22 Increased: 40 New Position: 10.

Westwood Holdings Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manages investment assets and provides services for its clients. The company has market cap of $536.80 million. The firm operates in two divisions, Advisory and Trust. It has a 25.01 P/E ratio. The Advisory segment provides investment advisory services to corporate retirement plans, public retirement plans, endowments, foundations, individuals, and the Westwood Funds; and investment sub-advisory services to mutual funds, pooled investment vehicles, and its Trust segment.

The stock increased 0.85% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $59.53. About 14,611 shares traded. Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (NYSE:WHG) has risen 6.00% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.57% the S&P500.

Hendershot Investments Inc. holds 1.67% of its portfolio in Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. for 72,861 shares. Conestoga Capital Advisors Llc owns 700,565 shares or 1.52% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. has 0.63% invested in the company for 125,629 shares. The Mississippi-based Hancock Holding Co has invested 0.38% in the stock. North Star Investment Management Corp., a Illinois-based fund reported 51,794 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $337,804 activity.

More news for Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (NYSE:WHG) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in Urstadt Biddle Properties, Scotts Miracle-Gro, Universal, PetMed Express …” on May 24, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Continues Investigation on Behalf of Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. Investors (WHG)” and published on June 01, 2018 is yet another important article.

Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (NYSE:WHG) Institutional Positions Chart

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